The 3 Act Math format was developed by Dan Meyer. See the links below.

Explanation Post Modeled Lesson Dan’s Lessons 5 Practices

**All** 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th Alg 1 Geom Alg 2 Stat Calc

**Closest to the Pin**

Which ball is closer?

**Night Eyes**

How many eyes?

**100,000**

How many days?

**Wheel of Fortune**

How many seconds?

**3 Shapes**

How many points?

**Cups**

How many cups?

**Nardo Ring**

Which car will win?

**Ping Pong Lottery**

Which # was pulled?

**Air Mattress**

How long to air up?

**Mr. Clean**

Is it really 20% more?

**Record Flip**

Will he make the jump?

**Water Filter**

How long will it last?

**Pancakes**

How many pancakes?

**Donut Holes**

How many donut holes?

**Paul Sturgess**

What fractions?

**Gym Choice**

Which gym is best?

**Cookies**

How many will fit?

**Life-Size Jenga**

How many boards?

**Puncher’s Chance**

Will he break record?

**King Clutch**

Who is most clutch?

**Gas Pump**

How much money?

**Equidistant Arena**

Where will it be?

**Virginia Museum**

How many parking spots?

**Brakes!**

How many mph?

**Pac-Man**

Which route?

**Sine WaveRunner**

Who will win?

**Fore Right!**

How long is the shot?

**Central Park**

What % of Manhattan?

**Royal Flush**

Will he get the flush?

**Kerbey Lane**

How many pancakes?

**One-Rep Max**

What is his 1-rep max?

**Birthday Gift**

Will it fit in the bag?

**Energy Drinks**

How many to be equal?

**Baby Room**

How many paint cans?

**Elevator or Stairs?**

Which way is faster?

**Crane Rescue**

How many stories?

**26’s**

Will the rims fit?

**Pop Top**

How many bags will fit?

**Sam Houston**

How many real Sams?

**Record Breaker**

Will they score enough?

**Boy or Girl?**

What will the baby be?

**Road Trippin’**

Is there enough gas?

**Water Tower**

How tall is the light?

**Game Winner**

Who won?

**Putt Putt**

Will it go in?

**Circles**

Which will fill first?

**App Download**

Will it download in time?

**52 Card Pickup?**

How many cards?

**Crescent Dunes**

How many mirrors?

**Kerbey Lane (Part 2)**

How many steps?

**Three Bridges**

Which car will win?

**98 Pizzas**

Will the pizzas fit?

**Waffles**

Which is a better value?

**Rotonda West**

How many houses?

**Happy Meals**

How many will fit?

**Beats to West**

Which beat is fastest?

**Brick by Brick**

How many bricks?

**Snack Packs**

How many pretzels?

**Nail Polish**

Will she have time?

**Center Stage**

Will the court fit?

**Commercial Break**

Does he have time?

**M&M’s**

How many calories?

**Jack in the Box**

Who will get there first?

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